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I admire Agar, says Warrington Wolves boss Smith

Warrington boss Tony Smith. ©RLPhotos

Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith says he the work Richard Agar has done in the British game, as the two gear up to form the Wolves’ new coaching setup in 2015. Agar – who recently left Wakefield after two-and-a-half-years in charge of the club – will head to the Halliwell Jones Stadium from next season to form part of ... Read More »

Webster pays tribute to departing Wakefield coach

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats coach James Webster has paid tribute to departing boss Richard Agar, after he assumed control of first-team matters with immediate effect. Webster – who has served as Agar’s assistant at both Hull FC and the Wildcats, has been appointed as head coach after Agar left the club on Monday. And the Australian was quick to assert that ... Read More »

Richard Agar leaves Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar has left his position at the club after over two years in charge. The former Hull FC coach has been replaced by his assistant, ex-Hull FC and Hull KR man James Webster, who assumes control of first-team affairs with immediate effect. “I spoke with the board of directors a number of weeks ago ... Read More »

We’re not feeling the heat, says Richard Agar

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar has boldly claimed that his side are feeling no pressure ahead of their huge clash against Bradford Bulls this weekend, insisting that a defeat is not terminal for them – unlike their opponents. Agar refuted claims that is a ‘Survival Sunday’ – drawing parallels with football’s relegation deciders in the past – and ... Read More »

We’re full of confidence, says Richard Agar

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach admits their victory over Hull FC last weekend has done wonders for their confidence, and they are more than ready to head to Widnes tomorrow night. The Wildcats maintained their six-point cushion over the relegation zone with their 23-16 win at the KC Stadium last Sunday, and Agar believes the way his side dealt with ... Read More »

Richard Agar excited for derby challenge against Castleford

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar admits he is excited about the prospect of facing local rivals Castleford this afternoon, admitting there is plenty at stake for both sides. The Tigers are flying high at the top of Super League, whilst the Wildcats are languishing down at the wrong end of the ladder. However, Agar hopes the derby atmosphere ... Read More »

Quick turnaround benefits Wildcats, says Richard Agar

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Richard Agar believes the quick turnaround has benefited his Wakefield Trinity Wildcats side, as they look to set the record straight against Leeds Rhinos on Friday. The Wildcats only faced their West Yorkshire rivals as recently as last Sunday in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup – when they were on the wrong end of a 60-6 thrashing. However, Agar believes the ... Read More »

Wildcats can keep improving, says Richard Agar

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield head coach Richard Agar believes there is even more improvement to come from his side, despite them posting two straight victories in the last two weeks. The Wildcats host table-topping St Helens this weekend – who will be without a number of key players – hoping to get their third win in succession as they continue to push on ... Read More »

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats need to keep improving, says Agar

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar admits his side must keep improving if they are to avoid relegation this season, as they face a potentially huge clash against London this weekend. The Wildcats and the Broncos were the two teams tipped to struggle at the beginning of the campaign – and they only have one victory between them so ... Read More »